Welcome to the weekly online journal focused entirely on GAO Bid Protests of Federal Government contract awards brought to you by the Government Contracts Practice Group at General Counsel, P.C.. This site will be updated at least once a week with analysis and summaries of the latest GAO Bid Protest decisions and information to help professionals and business owners make informed decisions on protesting a contract solicitation or award.

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Competitive Range Archive

  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Global Technology Systems, Inc. (GTS) regarding its exclusion from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) for high capacity batteries, issued by the...

    Global Technology Systems, Inc., B-408461, August 30, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Global Technology Systems, Inc. (GTS) regarding its exclusion from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) for high capacity batteries, issued by the...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Federal Emergency Management Agency Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of KAES Enterprises, LLC based on its exclusion from the competitive range, under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of Homeland Security, Federal...

    KAES Enterprises, LLC, B-407964.4, August 21, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Federal Emergency Management Agency Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of KAES Enterprises, LLC based on its exclusion from the competitive range, under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of Homeland Security, Federal...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest sustained. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO sustained the protest of Global Dynamics, LLC (GD) regarding the exclusion of its proposal from competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of the...

    Global Dynamics, LLC, B-407966, May 6, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest sustained. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO sustained the protest of Global Dynamics, LLC (GD) regarding the exclusion of its proposal from competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of the...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of e-Management, based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of Homeland Security,...

    e-Management, B-407980; B-407980.2, May 2, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of e-Management, based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of Homeland Security,...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of FPM Remediations, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of...

    FPM Remediations, Inc., B-407933.2, April 22, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of FPM Remediations, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. Keywords:   Competitive Range; Prejudice General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Smith Enterprise, Inc. regarding the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by...

    Smith Enterprise, Inc., B-407529, -.2, -.3, December 28, 2012

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. Keywords:   Competitive Range; Prejudice General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Smith Enterprise, Inc. regarding the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denies the protest of Crown Agents USA, Inc., regarding the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by...

    Crown Agents USA, Inc, B-407748, February 6, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denies the protest of Crown Agents USA, Inc., regarding the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denies the protest of Kaseman, LLC, based on the elimination of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of the...

    Kaseman, LLC, B-407797; B-407797.2, February 22, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denies the protest of Kaseman, LLC, based on the elimination of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of the...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    United States Agency for International Development Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of the Louis Berger Group, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued...

    The Louis Berger Group, Inc., B-407715; B-407715.2; B-407715.3, January 25, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    United States Agency for International Development Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of the Louis Berger Group, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued...

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  • Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Sterling Medical Associates, Inc. Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest of the exclusion of the protester’s proposal from the competitive range is denied where an agency reasonably found that the protester’s proposal did not have...

    Sterling Medical Associates, Inc., B-406729, B-406729.2, August 8, 2012

    Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Sterling Medical Associates, Inc. Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest of the exclusion of the protester’s proposal from the competitive range is denied where an agency reasonably found that the protester’s proposal did not have...

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